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About Ian Minotti

Ian is a renowned floor covering expert in product knowledge and installation. He is specialized in all types of floor coverings for many years and his knowledge in the industry is exceptional. Feel free to ask Ian any floor covering question you may have.

How to prepare a concrete floor for vinyl flooring?

When it comes to vinyl flooring, there are a few options to choose from: vinyl planks or tiles, luxury vinyl planks and vinyl sheets. Each option has unique characteristics and a different method of installation. You can learn more about the different types of vinyl flooring in this previous post.

By | 2020-01-24T03:30:53+00:00 January 24th, 2020|Vinyl|4 Comments

How to install luxury vinyl plank flooring

When deciding which vinyl flooring product to choose for your project, you will generally be presented with three different options: vinyl planks or tiles, luxury vinyl planks and vinyl sheets. You can learn more about the different types of vinyl flooring in this previous post but in short, the main points of difference lie in their composition and installation methods.

By | 2019-12-12T04:03:50+00:00 December 2nd, 2019|Vinyl|0 Comments

Is vinyl flooring waterproof?

Vinyl flooring is an attractive and durable floor covering that has quickly become a top choice for many Australians. For those gravitating towards this flooring option, one of the major concerns is whether it’s waterproof. Well, vinyl flooring is waterproof, but that does not mean you should over soak them while washing.

By | 2019-12-12T04:08:28+00:00 November 19th, 2019|Vinyl|0 Comments

Types of vinyl flooring for your home: sheets, planks or luxury vinyls

When deciding on vinyl flooring for your home you can choose between three different types: vinyl sheets, planks or luxury vinyl flooring. Each option has different features and unique characteristics and this guide provides guidance to help you decide which type best matches your project.

By | 2019-12-12T04:18:49+00:00 October 21st, 2019|Vinyl|0 Comments

How to clean and maintain vinyl flooring

Vinyl is the go-to flooring for many people because of its durability, affordability, and limitless design options. This guide provides guidance on how to best clean and maintain your floors. Note that if you have just installed a new vinyl flooring in your house, it is recommended to use a damp mop immediately. Then do not scrub or wash for at least 72 hours and follow the below guidance to maintain and wash your floors.

By | 2019-12-12T04:30:45+00:00 October 21st, 2019|Vinyl|0 Comments

What is a floating floor?

Unlike the conventional way of nailing or gluing flooring material to the subfloor, a floating floor uses a technique that allows individual boards and planks to lock together. They are not attached to the subfloor. The concept is similar to that of a Jigsaw Puzzle, where various pieces have to be fitted together.

By | 2019-12-11T08:51:17+00:00 October 4th, 2019|Laminate|0 Comments

How to choose hybrid flooring for your home

There are so many different types of flooring you can have in your home, from vinyl to laminate, tiles, carpet, and solid wood flooring. But have you heard of hybrid flooring before? Hybrid flooring is one of the newest types of flooring you can have in your home and is a revolutionary new product that gives you the stunning look of hardwood floors while providing the durability of laminates or vinyl flooring.

By | 2019-12-12T04:44:48+00:00 August 2nd, 2019|Vinyl|0 Comments